Lewiston man and woman arrested for supplying minors with alcohol

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Two people from Lewiston have been charged with endangering the welfare of a child. 

According to a news release from NY State Police, the BCI investigated a complaint in which Gary Sullo, 53, supplied alcohol for youths under 17-years-old on multiple occasions from December 2016 to July 2018. Sullo faces 7 counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child and 4 counts of Unlawfully Dealing with a Child.

The BCI also investigated a complaint in which Jessica Long, 39, supplied alcohol for youths under 17 years old in April 2018, according to state police. Long faces one count of Endangering the Welfare of a Child and Unlawfully Dealing with a Child.

News 4 has learned the arrests of Sullo and Long are connected to the arrest of 47-year-old Tricia Vacanti.

State Police have learned that Vacanti supplied minors with alcohol on multiple occasions from June 2017 to August 2018. 

Court papers show this allegedly happened at a home on Mountain View drive in the Town of Lewiston. 

Vacanti was released following that arrest. 

Public records show Sullo and Vacanti both live at the home. 

Sources tell News 4 Long is Sullo’s and Vacanti’s neighbor. 

Sullo and Long both pleaded not guilty in court on Wednesday, Nov. 28. They return to Lewiston Town Court on Dec. 18.

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